a little sleep, a little slumber, a little folding of the hands to sleep;
so your poverty will come as a robber, and your want as an armed man.
"Six days you shall do your work, and on the seventh day you shall rest, that your ox and your donkey may have rest, and the son of your handmaid, and the alien may be refreshed.
Don't love sleep, lest you come to poverty. Open your eyes, and you shall be satisfied with bread.
and the doors shall be shut in the street; when the sound of the grinding is low, and one shall rise up at the voice of a bird, and all the daughters of music shall be brought low;
Whoever, therefore, shall break one of these least commandments, and teach others to do so, shall be called least in the Kingdom of Heaven; but whoever shall do and teach them shall be called great in the Kingdom of Heaven.
2 Thessalonians 1:7
and to give relief to you who are afflicted with us, when the Lord Jesus is revealed from heaven with his mighty angels in flaming fire,
The children of Ephraim, being armed and carrying bows, turned back in the day of battle.
The spirit of man is Yahweh's lamp, searching all his innermost parts.
2 Corinthians 7:5
For even when we had come into Macedonia, our flesh had no relief, but we were afflicted on every side. Fightings were outside. Fear was inside.
For thus said the Lord Yahweh, the Holy One of Israel, "You will be saved in returning and rest. Your strength will be in quietness and in confidence." You refused,
"Remember the Sabbath day, to keep it holy.
They overcame him because of the Lamb's blood, and because of the word of their testimony. They didn't love their life, even to death.
He will not allow me to catch my breath, but fills me with bitterness.
Don't be overcome by evil, but overcome evil with good.
I will instruct you and teach you in the way which you shall go. I will counsel you with my eye on you.
Counsel in the heart of man is like deep water; but a man of understanding will draw it out.
You shall not defile the land which you inhabit, in the midst of which I dwell: for I, Yahweh, dwell in the midst of the children of Israel.'"
Now, Israel, what does Yahweh your God require of you, but to fear Yahweh your God, to walk in all his ways, and to love him, and to serve Yahweh your God with all your heart and with all your soul,
2 Corinthians 2:13
I had no relief for my spirit, because I didn't find Titus, my brother, but taking my leave of them, I went out into Macedonia.
Return, Yahweh. Deliver my soul, and save me for your loving kindness' sake.
She is a tree of life to those who lay hold of her. Happy is everyone who retains her.
He ordered the centurion that Paul should be kept in custody, and should have some privileges, and not to forbid any of his friends to serve him or to visit him.
It will be health to your body, and nourishment to your bones.
I tell you that whoever divorces his wife, except for sexual immorality, and marries another, commits adultery; and he who marries her when she is divorced commits adultery."
Many men claim to be men of unfailing love, but who can find a faithful man?
1 Corinthians 13:13
But now faith, hope, and love remain -- these three. The greatest of these is love.
So the Jews said to him who was cured, "It is the Sabbath. It is not lawful for you to carry the mat."
"Come to me, all you who labor and are heavily burdened, and I will give you rest.
But I make known to you, brothers, concerning the Good News which was preached by me, that it is not according to man.
If a man be found stealing any of his brothers of the children of Israel, and he deal with him as a slave, or sell him; then that thief shall die: so you shall put away the evil from the midst of you.
Now it happened on the day when God's sons came to present themselves before Yahweh, that Satan also came among them.
For they bind heavy burdens that are grievous to be borne, and lay them on men's shoulders; but they themselves will not lift a finger to help them.
Even a child makes himself known by his doings, whether his work is pure, and whether it is right.
It is an honor for a man to keep aloof from strife; but every fool will be quarreling.